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1946
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Doll Family
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Ringling Bros.
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circus
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zoo
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A 400' reel of 16mm amateur film footage. The original can in which it was stored had handwritten notes "Zoo" and "freak show."  Color and black-and-white. Shot ca. 1946-47.  Opening shots from Philadelphia; then scenes of New York City.   Zoo, Central Park;  Ringling  Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus sideshow with  Alex Linton, sword swallower;  Freda Pushnik, Armless and Legless Girl; Rasmus Neilsen, Tattooed Strong Man; Koriana, Snake Trainer; Jubilee...
Topics: circus, Ringling Bros., Doll Family, zoo